Tuesday September 18-th, 2018

Trump Denies Wrongdoing, Says Lawyer's Tape Perhaps Trump Denies Wrongdoing, Says Lawyer's Tape Perhaps "Illegal"

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment Saturday, but in the past, the president's aides have called the account of the affair by the former model, Karen McDougal, "an old story that is just more fake news", and have deni...

Ministers are still being persuaded Chequers deal is good, says Brexit secretary Ministers are still being persuaded Chequers deal is good, says Brexit secretary

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson attends a cabinet meeting hosted by Theresa May at the Prime Minister's country retreat Chequers in Buckinghamshire to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans, Britain August 31, 2016. Mr Raab said cri...

Netanyahu praises Trump's 'tough stand' against Iran Netanyahu praises Trump's 'tough stand' against Iran

For years, this regime has been spoiled by the superpowers, and it's good to see that the United States is changing this illegitimate equation. Trump's comments came after Pompeo, in a major address to the Iranian diaspora in California, said Was...

'Just what the party needs': Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders woo Kansas progressives 'Just what the party needs': Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders woo Kansas progressives

Obviously, she meant to say "blue" instead of "red" since Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS) now holds that seat, but was quite an unfortunate error since she is a self-identified Democratic Socialist (as is Bernie Sanders ) the color red is also affiliated ...

Trump calls Russian election meddling claims Trump calls Russian election meddling claims "big hoax"

President Donald Trump asserted without evidence Sunday that newly released documents relating to the wiretapping of his onetime campaign adviser Carter Page "confirm with little doubt" that intelligence agencies misled the court that approved ...

Flooding in Vietnam, killing 20 people Flooding in Vietnam, killing 20 people

Six people have been reported dead and thousands of others displaced in the Philippines following heavy rains resulting from three tropical cyclones effected by the monsoon season. The heavy rain has caused floods and landslides in many areas, includ...

Woman impaled on Ocean City beach by unattended beach umbrella, officials say Woman impaled on Ocean City beach by unattended beach umbrella, officials say

A spokeswoman for Ocean City , Jessica Walters, said the woman was flown to a hospital by Maryland State police, the Washington Times reported. She was expected to undergo tests for doctors to determine the best way to remove the tip of the umbrel...

Record high temperature in Japan as deadly heat wave grips the region Record high temperature in Japan as deadly heat wave grips the region

The previous record was set on August 12, 2013, when the temperature reached 41 C in Shimanto, Kochi Prefecture. South Korea's highest-ever morning low was recorded in the city of Gangneung, where the temperature was 31 C (88 F) at 6:45 a.m.

"Gave Up Nothing" At Meeting With Putin, Says Donald Trump

In the same poll it shows that 53 percent of Republicans approve of Mr Trump's handling of Russian Federation compared to only 6 percent of Democrats. "He thinks the way to make Russian Federation stronger is to weaken America and as long as we're cl...

Israel Sees Nationwide LGBT Strike Over Homophobic Discrimination Israel Sees Nationwide LGBT Strike Over Homophobic Discrimination

A police statement said large numbers of officers were deployed to "ensure the safety of participants and maintain public order". The law extended eligibility to single women, but not to men, effectively preventing homosexual couples from having a ...

President Trump Speaks out on Alleged Cohen Recording - Timothy Meads President Trump Speaks out on Alleged Cohen Recording - Timothy Meads

While it may seem far-fetched, former FBI Director James Comey said that the president asked him to investigate the " pee tape " to assure Melania Trump it wasn't real. Trump insisted that the tapes would show that he did "nothing wrong", but cal...

European Union steps up efforts to prepare for Brexit 'disruption' European Union steps up efforts to prepare for Brexit 'disruption'

Hardline Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has since said that Britain is heading for a no-deal Brexit - and that people should not be anxious about such a scenario. A challenge to her leadership looks very much on the cards, possibly in the autumn, when t...

Record temperatures in Japan as deadly heatwave continues Record temperatures in Japan as deadly heatwave continues

Temperatures in the ancient capital of Kyoto marked a record last week of seven straight days above 38 degrees, hitting 39.8 on July 19, and prompting the city to cancel one of its biggest annual tourist events, a parade for the Gion Matsuri, on Sund...

Gunman arrested after deadly LA hostage standoff Gunman arrested after deadly LA hostage standoff

Police immediately surrounded the suspect , searched him and then brought him to a waiting ambulance. In fact, he only entered the store because he was fleeing the store in hot pursuit. According to police, the incident began when the 28-year-old su...

European Union softens tone on Britain's Brexit plan, Europe News & Top Stories European Union softens tone on Britain's Brexit plan, Europe News & Top Stories

The Guardian understands that during a meeting of European Union ministers with Barnier on Friday, astonishment was expressed at May's comments in Belfast earlier in the day in which she accused the European Union of seeking to constitutionally and ...

Grandfather arrested after California boy shoots cousin, 2 Grandfather arrested after California boy shoots cousin, 2

The toddler died about 50 minutes after being hospitalised, the local media reported. The grandfather was subsequently arrested on suspicion of child endangerment and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Investigators interviewed several adult...

White Helmet Members Evacuated Overnight From Syria, Some To Come To UK White Helmet Members Evacuated Overnight From Syria, Some To Come To UK

The Israeli Defense Forces said in a statement that the operation had been carried out due to an "immediate threat" to the rescue workers' lives. "The transfer of the displaced Syrians through Israel is an exceptional humanitarian gesture ", the...

Woman loses 9 family members in Missouri duck boat tragedy Woman loses 9 family members in Missouri duck boat tragedy

She explained to Reuters about the moments of terror when the boat went down. "I couldn't hear anything". "I said, 'Lord, please, let me get to my babies, " she told reporters from her wheelchair Saturday in the lobby of a hospital, where she's rec...

US faces resistance at G20 over trade deals US faces resistance at G20 over trade deals

U.S. President Donald Trump raised the stakes on Friday with a threat to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of Chinese exports to the United States unless Beijing agrees to major structural changes to its technology transfer, industrial subsidy and...

Blast heard near Kabul airport after exiled VP Dostum returns Blast heard near Kabul airport after exiled VP Dostum returns

An explosion near Kabul's global airport injured several people on Sunday, officials said, shortly after Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum returned to the country after more than a year in exile. The day after his arrest, protestors took to...

Eleven taxi drivers shot dead after attending funeral in South Africa Eleven taxi drivers shot dead after attending funeral in South Africa

Committee chairperson Francois Beukman said: "While the committee is cognisant that a proper investigation would need to be undertaken to ascertain the firearms utilised in perpetrating these crimes‚ it is nearly certain that illegal firearms were us...

Top intelligence official says he meant no disrespect to Trump Top intelligence official says he meant no disrespect to Trump

Trump's comments over the past three days have since attempted to reverse course and show support for the intelligence agencies, but the president has also gone on the offensive and claimed the media is ignoring his previous statements about Russia...

IDF rescues hundreds of civilians in Syria in immediate danger IDF rescues hundreds of civilians in Syria in immediate danger

Lt. Col. E., Commander of the operation dubbed "Good Neighbor" said he was "proud to be an officer in an army and a country that carries out an operation filled with values of humanity and compassion". The White Helmets fight fires and carry out rep...

France opens judicial probe into shocking protester beating by Macron aide France opens judicial probe into shocking protester beating by Macron aide

So far Macron has refused to address the potential charges against Alexandre Benalla, 26, who was sacked on Friday after a video emerged where he is seen beating up a young man during a May Day demonstration in Paris . Macron's political adversaries...

'Ridiculous': Ex-Trump aide Carter Page denies working for Russian Federation 'Ridiculous': Ex-Trump aide Carter Page denies working for Russian Federation

A line was redacted before it continued: "undermine and influence the outcome of the 2016 USA presidential election in violation of US criminal law". The FBI noted stories published in US media that confirmed Page's two meetings and revealed candid...

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